Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is ranked India’s best employer and among top 20 worldwide, according to the recently released Forbes’ World’s Best Employers ranking 2022.
The Forbes list is topped by South Korean smartphone and electronics maker Samsung, which is followed by tech giants Microsoft, IBM, Alphabet, and Apple. With 230,0000 employees, Reliance Industries occupies 20th place on the list and is the only Indian company in the top 100. Only 7 Indian companies figure in the top 500 in the list.
Among the other Indian businesses listed on Forbes' World's Best Employers 2022 are HDFC Bank, which is ranked 137th, Bajaj, which is ranked 173rd, Aditya Birla Group, which is 240th, Larsen & Toubro, which is 354th, ICICI Bank, which is 365th, HCL Technologies, which is 455th, and State Bank of India, which is 499th. The list of 800 firms published by Statista for Forbes also includes Adani Enterprises, Infosys, and WNS Global Services.
The Forbes rankings are based on Statista research that involved surveys of 150,000 full- and part-time workers for universities and multinational corporations in 57 different countries. Participants were asked to rate their willingness to recommend their employers to friends and family and to evaluate other employers in their respective industries that stood out either positively or negatively. This year's list comprises 800 companies that received the highest scores," Forbes said in the rankings published in October this year.